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Interview: Why Central European University Is Leaving Hungary

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Central European University, a graduate- and doctorate-level school located in Budapest, recently lost its accreditation after a government education reform. Now, the school will move the Vienna in fall of 2019. Image by Laura Butterbrodt. Hungary, 2019.
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Central European University, a graduate-level school created by Hungarian-American philanthropist...

A banner reads "Hashtag: I Stand With CEU," referencing many students' wish to stay in Budapest.
'You cannot exist for a very long time like this,' says Zsolt Enyedi of Central European University. Image by Laura Butterbrodt. Hungary, 2019.

The Hungarian government is forcing Central European University to move to Vienna, despite many attempts to stay. The uncertainty has gone on as long as it can, explained by CEU's Zsolt Enyedi. 

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